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Home Education Law in PA (HELP)

Organizer:  Nicole Braswell [email protected]     Speaker:  Nikki Donahue [email protected]

The HELP Seminar covers the particulars of what is required to comply with PA home school law, including the changes made under Act 196 of October 2014, as well as how to write out affidavits & objectives and more.

This seminar is designed for anyone who wants a better understanding of what is (and isn't) required by the PA Home Education law.  Everyone is welcome to attend!


In-person Seminars are happening throughout the year!  Click here to see the calendar.

If you can't attend, much of the information can be found on Facebook in the "YHSA VIRTUAL EXPO" group!

To download the 24-page HELP Seminar information packet, click here. (Includes all forms below)

Click here for an explanation of the effect of 2019 compulsory school age changes

Click here for information about a new option to replace the Notarized Affidavit

****NEW Law Change effective for the '23-'24 school year****


We highly recommend that each family read the text of the law for themselves.

Link to Section 1327.1 Home Education Program


 Printable Individual Documents and Forms

Affidavit (Blank)

NEW Unsworn Declaration
Sample Objectives

Mandated Health & Medical Services

Medical Exemption Letter

Criminal Offenses

Standardized Testing

Sample Attendance Chart

Sample Log

Helpful Homeschooling Web Sites

High School Diploma Form

Special Education Students